WADESBORO — The Anson County Board of Commissioners voted to remove the confederate statue outside the Wadesboro courthouse in a 4 – 2 decision during their meeting on Tuesday, July 7. The statue is to be held in storage and then moved to private property at a later date.
WADESBORO — Chants of “No justice, no peace! No racist police!” echoed down the streets of Wadesboro Sunday afternoon as around 200 demonstrators marched peacefully to protest systemic racial injustice across America.
WADESBORO — An officer from the Wadesboro Police Department and a suspect were injured in a shooting that took place in the Wadesboro Housing Authority’s Myrtlewood Apartment Complex off Myrtlewood Drive on Tuesday, May 26. […]
WADESBORO — The Town of Wadesboro will put a curfew in place in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The city has updated its State of Emergency Declaration to specify that, beginning April 10, a curfew […]
ANSON COUNTY — Anson County has six laboratory confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of Tuesday. One of these cases is a community spread which means Health Department officials do not know where the virus originated. […]
Ministers across the country are having to reconsider every aspect of how they conduct their sermons amid tighter crowd restrictions resulting from the pandemic. Each week, we will spotlight a different church from the area […]
MARCH 27, 2020 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 121 STAY AT HOME ORDER AND STRATEGIC DIRECTIONS FOR NORTH CAROLINA IN RESPONSE TO INCREASING COVID-19 CASES WHEREAS, on March 10, 2020, the undersigned issued Executive Order No. 11 […]
North Carolina added 101 confirmed cases of coronavirus presumed positive tests to its official totals Tuesday, bringing the overall total of cases to 398, according to the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services. COVID-19 […]
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 375,000 people and killed over 16,000. The COVID-19 illness causes mild or moderate symptoms in most people, but severe symptoms are more likely in […]
There are still no cases of the coronavirus in Richmond County. An error by the state health department listed Richmond as having its first case, but that was a mistake according to Richmond County Health […]